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Prelinger Archives
by Castle Films
movies
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comment 1
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Prelinger Archives
movies
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Extensive coverage of the Exposition, including buildings and exhibits; fireworks; the amusement area; and the "French Colonial Section" The Paris International Exposition, 1937. 21:19:59:08 The Paris International Exposition; the Eiffel Tower; pan down the Eiffel Tower; tower with latin word “Pax” on bottom in center of semicircle of various national flags; VS Eiffel Tower; great shot from elevator ascending the Eiffel Tower, great footage of exposition grounds from top of Eiffel...
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Topic: fixme
Prelinger Archives
by Handy (Jam) Organization
movies
eye 92,947
favorite 114
comment 14
Definitive document of pre-World War II futuristic utopian thinking, as envisioned by General Motors. Documents the "Futurama" exhibit in GM's "Highways and Horizons" pavilion at the World's Fair, which looks ahead to the "wonder world of 1960."
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Topics: Futurism, World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Infrastructure: Roads and highways
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
movies
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
movies
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Scenes shot at the "World of Tomorrow."
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
movies
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Scenes shot at the "World of Tomorrow."
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
by Unknown
movies
eye 5,683
favorite 7
comment 0
Views of the "World of Tomorrow."
Topic: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40
Home Movies
movies
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favorite 5
comment 1
Barstows visit the 1962 Seattle World's Fair, Olympic National Park.
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Topics: home movie, Barstow Travel Adventure, Seattle World's Fair
Prelinger Archives
by Campbell Films
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Preparation, planning and construction for the Fair, under the imperious direction of Robert Moses.
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Topic: World's Fairs: New York, 1964
Animation Shorts
by Fleischer Studios
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The 25th in Fleischer Studios' Color Classics series. A country couple visit the World's Fair, where they marvel over the wonders of modern technology.
Topics: Fleischer studios, Fleischer, Color Classics, color, classics, fair
Universal Newsreels
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Brussels World's Fair nearly completed, U.S. building is circular, vast diorama of Belgium countryside showing transformation from today to future (partial newsreel)
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Universal Newsreels
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(1) New York World's Fair, symbolized by Unisphere, many bldgs yet to be completed, theme "peace through understanding" with 58 nations to participate, on same site as 1939 Fair (2) Grauman's Chinese Theater - Haley Mills leaves handprints (partial newsreel)
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Community Video
by Unknown
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World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40 Various amateur films, download from Archive.org, are edited and condensed to show what a day at the World’s Fair.
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Topics: Amateur film, The World's Fair, 1939, 1940, New York
Shaping San Francisco
by Chris Carlsson
movies
eye 3,505
favorite 3
comment 0
images from the End of the World's Fair, held May 12, 1984, marching up Market Street and ending at Dolores Park.
Topics: End of the World's Fair, San Francisco, 1984
Ourmedia
by Russell A. Potter
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eye 760
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Home movie 8mm footage from the 1962 World's Fair. This was taken by my family at the fair (I'm the kid in the black and white striped shirt) and shows the Space Needle, the Fountain, and a ride on the Monorail among other attractions.
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Topics: Seattle, World's Fairs, 1962, Space Needle, Monorail
Chicago Film Archives
movies
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Home movie footage from the 1933 Chicago World's Fair. From our Ferd Isserman Collection. Chicago Film Archives owns copyrights to all films in the Ferd Isserman Collection.
Topics: Home Movies, Chicago, Chicago World's Fair, 1930s, Century of Progress
Prelinger Archives
movies
eye 19,156
favorite 20
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News Parade newsreel footage of the San Francisco World's Fair in 1939, the Golden Gate International Exposition. The fair was intended to celebrate the opening of two bridges, the Golden Gate and the Bay Bridge. It was held on Treasure Island. 0551 PA8123 San Francisco World's Fair (The News Parade)
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Topics: World's Fairs: San Francisco, 1939, Newsreels, News Parade, Golden Gate Bridge, Bay Bridge,...
Prelinger Archives
movies
eye 8,297
favorite 15
comment 5
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topic: need meta
Prelinger Archives
by U.S. National Archives and Records Service
movies
eye 9,924
favorite 29
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Compilation of images and sequences from the Ford Film Collection, with excellent footage of United States history, culture, industry and daily life between about 1915 and 1930. Highlights include Coney Island, the increasing pervasiveness of the automobile in American life, and early manufacturing footage.
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Topics: U.S. History: 1900-1927, Car culture, Automobiles: Design and manufacturing
Prelinger Archives
by Unknown
movies
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favorite 114
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The great amusement zone in its heyday.
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Topics: Amusement parks, Coney Island, New York City: History
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
movies
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Amateur film made in Manhattan, New York City during World War II, showing a Greenwich Village street art exhibition, springtime at Coney Island, and Greenwich Village stilled by a snowstorm.
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Topics: Amateur films, New York City: History, Weather: Blizzards
Prelinger Archives
movies
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An impressionistic view of a day in the life of Coney Island from the desertion in the early morning to the hysteria at midnight. Commentary by Henry Morgan.
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Topic: need keyword
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
movies
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Evocative silent Kodachrome compendium of San Francisco scenes just before the U.S. entered World War II, concentrating on aerials, Chinatown, Market Street, and transportation scenes.
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Topic: San Francisco: Scenics: Historical
Prelinger Archives
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, Inc.
movies
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Reviews the history of immigration to the United States up to the restrictive law passed in 1924. A dramatized scene in a European steamship office is used to show the economic, political and religious motives for immigration. Contains scenes of Ellis Island and New York City in the early 20th century.
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Topics: Immigration, Diversity, U.S. History: 1900-1927
FedFlix
by National Archives and Records Administration
movies
eye 1,371
favorite 8
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National Archives and Records Administration LAND OF ENCHANTMENT: SOUTHWEST U.S.A U.S. Information Agency. (1982 - 10/01/1999). Documentary: Depicts traditional crafts in an Indian settlement in New Mexico. R.1. Visits the home of artist Georgia O'Keefe, examines her art and shows Navaho artists making pottery. Indians perform ritual rain dance. R.2. Men illustrate adobe construction. Scenes of the Rio Grande River. Modern irrigation methods insure a harvest of corn, peppers and wheat. R.3....
Topics: archives.gov, public.resource.org
Subsource
by Siegmar Fricke
audio
eye 6,806
favorite 3
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Medical Soundscapes represents clinic electro-robotic acid that is strongly associated with medical processes and images. Siegmar Fricke mainly works with analogue vintage equipment, sampling, sequencing and a broad range of effect periphery. Instead of notebooks he uses HD-multitracking. for more info visit http://www.subsource.de/sub/059/